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Henson, Kenneth T.

Overview
Works: 56 works in 177 publications in 3 languages and 7,763 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Handbooks and manuals  History  Abstracts 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN151, 808.02
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kenneth T Henson
Methods and strategies for teaching in secondary and middle schools by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and French and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Education, an introduction by David G Armstrong( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing for professional publication : keys to academic and business success by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides practical help for people writing for publication, especially for those writing for professional journals or university presses. Chapters cover the following topics: (1) reasons for writing; (2) finding topics; (3) getting started; (4) writing style; (5) organizing articles; (6) using journals, libraries, surveys, and action research; (7) common errors in writing for journals; (8) communicating with journal editors; (9) questions writers ask; (10) getting book contracts; (11) planning the writing process; (12) grant proposal writing; and (13) using the computer. Sixteen appendices provide such information as preferences of journals in various disciplines, understanding book contracts, sample publication guidelines, sample call for manuscripts, sample of article using systematic research method, sample of survey questionnaire, writing workshops, university presses, and a sample proposal for funding. A glossary is included. (Individual chapters contain references.) (Db)
Teaching today : an introduction to education by David G Armstrong( Book )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Today's classrooms are constantly changing. Are you prepared? Teaching Today introduces you to the challenges and opportunities of teaching in today's classrooms. Decision making is a core skill needed by all teachers. By using this book, you will learn how to analyze and reflect to make informed teaching decisions while exploring your role as a teacher. In addition to learning about the teaching profession, you will also learn successful how-to strategies for working with today's students (Part II) that are unique to this text. Topics include student development and learning, diversity, curriculum and instruction, student assessment, and teacher accountability. With extended coverage on curriculum standards and classroom practice, Teaching Today begins your journey to becoming a professional educator."--Book cover
The art of writing for publication by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here you'll find practical tips and techniques for every aspect of the writing and publishing process, from a systematic method that will help you identify publishable topics in your area of expertise to suggestions that will help you target the most appropriate journals or book publishers once you've selected your topic. You'll also find up-to-date information on proper procedures and formats for submitting manuscripts ... models for query and cover letters ... a system for tracking your submissions and published work ... helpful suggestions for improving your writing so it's more attractive to editors ... plus little-known ways to increase an article's chances of acceptance
Curriculum planning : integrating multiculturalism, constructivism, and education reform by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, k, p, e, i, s, t
America's public schools in transition : future trends and issues by T. M Stinnett( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grant writing in higher education : a step-by-step guide by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Case studies on teaching by Theodore J Kowalski( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents 36 case studies, based on data gathered from first-year teachers throughout the country, that provide direct involvement with some of the most common and important experiences new teachers face. By typing together practice and theory in the study of real problems, prospective teachers will be able to: (1) identify and use major theoretical underpinnings of educational practice; (2) become directly involved in decision-making, a primary function in teaching; (3) enhance critical thinking skills; and (4) prepare themselves to solve problems that occur daily in teaching. The cases cover a wide range of topics, including how to choose the right first job; how to plan and implement instruction; how to cope with pressure from colleagues, parents and administrators; how to face a teachers' strike; and how to assess and evaluate both students and self. (Jd)
A brief guide to writing for professional publication by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written for those who have never written for a professional journal and for those who have had initial success in getting published, this fastback includes basic information about preparing a manuscript, suggestions that will help with acceptance by a journal, and a framework to design a writing program to help published writers achieve their writing goals. After an introduction, a discussion on why educators write, and advice on making time to write, sections of the fastback address getting started (choosing a topic, targeting an audience, beginning to write); matters of style; the right manuscript for the right journal (referred or research journals); the submission process (to query or not to query, submitting the manuscript); and "a few words about writing relationships" (writer-editor relationship, writer-mentor relationship, writer-collaborator relationship, and support groups)
Elementary science methods by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing for successful publication by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arguing that becoming a successful author requires the ability to write simply, clearly, and forcefully, this book provides practical suggestion for clear and forceful professional writing. Chapters include: (1) "Why Write"; (2) "Finding Topics"; (3) "Getting Started"; (4) "About Style"; (5) "Organizing Articles"; (6) "Using Journals, Libraries and Surveys"; (7) "The Most Common Errors (In Journal Writing); (8) "Communicating with Journal Editors": (9) "Questions Beginners Ask"; (10) "Getting Book Contracts"; (11) "Business Writing"; and (12) "Beyond Luck: Planning for Success." (Rs)
Secondary teaching; a personal approach by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1982 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing for publication : road to academic advancement by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book doesn't just talk about writing and publishing, it tells exactly what to do to dramatically improve any writer's chances for getting published. Kenneth T. Henson's proven principles, strategies, and tactics can be applied to virtually any form of publishing - from specialized or general magazines and journals, to grant proposals, to nonfiction books of all types."--Jacket
Managing secondary classrooms : principles and strategies for effective management and instruction by Patricia Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secondary teaching methods by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personalizing teaching in the elementary school by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educational psychology for effective teaching by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curriculum development for education reform by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Section I covers fundamental issues in the financing of higher education and Section II covers financial management
Constructivist methods for teaching in diverse middle-level classrooms by Kenneth T Henson( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Constructivist Teaching Strategies for Diverse Middle-Level Classrooms is designed to prepare prospective middle-level teachers for their first classroom experience and to help in-service teachers improve their teaching skills. Each of the Themes in this text addresses a major goal set by the National Middle School Association or the Carnegie Council on Adolescent Development. The book has three themes: constructivism, multiculturalism, and a proactive approach to teaching - all topics of importance to middle-level teachers."--Jacket
 
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The art of writing for publication
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English (119)

Chinese (1)

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Writing for professional publication : keys to academic and business successTeaching today : an introduction to educationThe art of writing for publicationCurriculum planning : integrating multiculturalism, constructivism, and education reformGrant writing in higher education : a step-by-step guideWriting for publication : road to academic advancementManaging secondary classrooms : principles and strategies for effective management and instructionEducational psychology for effective teaching